2015 Summary

12-14-15 Meeting (2 hours 45 minutes)   HyperLink   HyperLink

  • Fairbridge Inn Tax Incentive   (4 minutes) HyperLink
    Resolution in support of a special tax incentive for the purchaser of the Fairbridge Inn.
  • Approval of Liquor License for Video Gaming Facility   (3 minutes) HyperLink
    Request for a liquor license at Stella's Place, 1201 N. Elmhurst Road.
  • City Sticker Price Increase   (10 minutes) HyperLink
    Proposed city sticker price increase debate.
  • New Chase Bank Facility   (10 minutes) HyperLink
    Approval of a subdivision and granting of a Special Use and Variations for 215 South Elmhurst Road. This is the old Social Security building at 83 and Euclid that has been purchased by Chase Bank to create a new banking facility.
  • Video Gaming   (29 minutes) HyperLink
    Debate over allowing more video gaming facilities in Prospect Heights.
  • New Municipal Parking Lot   (7 minutes) HyperLink
    Resident comments and discussion regarding new municipal parking lot on Camp McDonald Road next to Deli 4 You.
  • Existing and Proposed Truck Parking Lots near Quincy Park   (8 minutes) HyperLink
    Several resident comments regarding truck parking issues near Quincy Park and proposed sale of property to trucking company to park trucks.

11-23-15 Meeting (1 hour 8 minutes)   HyperLink   HyperLink

  • Worker’s Compensation Insurance for 2016   (5 minutes) HyperLink
    Approval of a contract with Mesirow Financial for Property, Casualty, and Worker’s Compensation Insurance for the year beginning December 1, 2015 through November 30, 2016.
  • Engineering Services for Shoenbeck Road Sidewalk   (4 minutes) HyperLink
    Resolution authorizing engineering services agreement with Gewault Hamilton & Associates for engineering management and design services for Schoenbeck Road Sidewalk.
  • Sewer Inspection Services Contract   (1 minute) HyperLink
    Approval of Agreement between the City of Prospect Heights and Scott DeGraf, Sanitary Sewer Inspector concerning city sewer inspection services.

09-28-15 Meeting (44 minutes)   HyperLink   HyperLink

  • Treasurers Report    (2 minutes) HyperLink
    First Quarter Treasurers Report by Finance Director Stephanie Hannon.
  • New Website Design / Rob Roy Sidewalks     (2 minutes) HyperLink
    Alderman Rosenthal discusses new city website design as well as Rob Roy sidewalks.
  • Warrants     (2 minutes) HyperLink
    Alderman Ludvigson discusses warrants with Finance Director Hannon.
  • Building Update     (2 minutes) HyperLink
    Mayor Helmer discusses old Social Security building, Fairbridge Inn and Steve Skieber.
  • Sale of City Owned Property     (22 minutes) HyperLink
    Discussion and resolution regarding the sale of city owned property on Piper Lane. Also includes comments by local resident George Nixon.

09-16-15 Meeting (1 hour 57 minutes)   HyperLink   HyperLink

  • Treasurer’s Report    (3 minutes) HyperLink
    Treasurers Report by Finance Director Stephanie Hannon.
  • New Water Committee     (2 minutes) HyperLink
    Establishment of a New Water Committee.
  • New City Website     (15 minutes) HyperLink
    Presentation by Alderman Rosenthal regarding new city website.
  • Hillcrest Lake Engineering Report     (39 minutes) HyperLink
    Hillcrest Lake Engineering report from Globetrotters Engineering as presented by city engineer Steve Berecz. Also includes comments by Tim Kupczyk, Hillcrest Lake Homeowners Association President.
  • Demolition of City Owned Property     (11 minutes) HyperLink
    Discussion regarding hiring a demolition company to demolish city owned single family residence located on Camp McDonald Road, across the street from the PH Police Department.
  • Old Town Sanitary District     (12 minutes) HyperLink
    Status and discussion regarding Old Town Sanitary District, which is being closed down.